The average salary for an Experienced Architect (but not Landscape or Naval) in San Francisco, California is $98,920.
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Job Description for Architect (but not Landscape or Naval)
An architect will be involved with the earliest stages of designing and developing a structure such as a house or building. An architect will be directly responsible for working with the client to draw and draft the design of their desired structure. An architect will be responsible for providing in-depth drawings with accurate specifications for the desired project. Some of the activities involved with the design and implementation of the architectural design include regularly visiting the jo…Read more
Architect (but not Landscape or Naval) Tasks
- Coordinate all engineering drawings with architectural and interior design drawings.
- Work on multiple projects concurrently in various stages of preparation and construction.
- Review and process shop drawings, maintain and record changes on project during construction administration.
- Prepare architectural working drawings and specifications.
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Popular Skills for Architect (but not Landscape or Naval)
Autodesk Revit Architecture
Skills in Autodesk Revit Architecture and Adobe InDesign are correlated to pay that is above average. Skills that pay less than market rate include Autodesk AutoCAD, Project Management and Design.
Pay by Experience Level for Architect (but not Landscape or Naval)
An entry-level Architect (but not Landscape or Naval) with less than 1 year experience can expect to earn an average total compensation (includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay) of $53,632 based on 5 salaries. An early career Architect (but not Landscape or Naval) with 1-4 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $64,952 based on 26 salaries. A mid-career Architect (but not Landscape or Naval) with 5-9 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $76,402 based on 57 salaries. In their late career (20 years and higher), employees earn an average total compensation of $114,803.
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